acorn disease

noun

Definition of acorn disease

: a virus disease of citrus (as oranges) considered identical with or an expression of stubborn disease and characterized by malformed and more or less acorn-shaped fruit

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“Acorn disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/acorn%20disease. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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